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Texas' Harris County Boasts $25 Billion in Industrial Projects, With 40% Under Construction, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 06/09/14 -- Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Deer Park Refining LP, a 50:50 joint venture between Shell Oil (NYSE:RDS.A) and PEMEX, recently began construction on a $50 million crude and vacuum unit upgrade at the Deer Park Crude Oil Refinery on the Houston Ship Channel in Harris County, Texas. Because of this project and others like it, Harris County leads the nation in construction activity for industrial projects, with 51 under construction totaling more than $10 billion in investment value.

Other companies featured: Chevron (NYSE:CVX), Exxon Mobil (NYSE:XOM), Valero (NYSE:VLO)

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